In 2019, the Government of Mozambique launched the Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS), with technical assistance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as part of the Together for Girls partnership. The VACS measure multiple forms of violence against children and adolescents: sexual, physical, and emotional, and they provide important data on risk factors, protective factors, and consequences of violence. In 2022, the Government of Mozambique launched its official VACS report.
An overview of data found in Mozambique's Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.
Data on school-related gender-based violence in Mozambique.
On May 11-13, 2022, senior government officials and civil society leaders from over 30 African countries gathered at the Pan-African symposium on violence prevention in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.